TOPEKA, Kan. - The Washburn Ichabods (8-1) will face MWSU (5-3) hoping to pick up their ninth straight win this year at St. Joseph, Mo. The game will be broadcast live on AM580 WIBW and will be free online through www.wusports.com. The game will also be live on www.themiaa.tv for $5.50 a game. Tip-off time will be 7:30 p.m. January 2, 2008.
Washburn is ranked 24th in the NABC national poll. WU guard James Williams leads the Ichabods in scoring with 11.3 points a game. Guard Angel Santiago leads with 89 points coming off of the bench and 9.9 per game. Senior Brady Sisk is second on the team in scoring with 10.3 points a game. While Sophomore guard Mario Scott lead the team with 19 steals and 34 assists and has started every game this year.
The Ichabods will play its MIAA opener against Central Missouri at 7:30 p.m. in Lee Arena January 5th.